Plaque unveiling at Bronte Beach promenade for Peter and Audrey McCallum

At the Waverley Local Hero Awards held in May, local volunteers Audrey and Peter McCallum were named joint recipients of the Best of the Best Award.

On the 5th August, Audrey and Peter, along with their children, grandchildren, family, friends and colleagues attended a special unveiling ceremony held at Bronte Beach which celebrated the installation of the bronze plaque awarded to them in May. The plaque acknowledges over 30 years of volunteering in Waverley and can be found along the Recognising Our Community Leaders Walk at Bronte Beach.

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The plaque is the 14th on our Leaders Walk and acknowledges Peter and Audrey’s exceptional contribution across a significant range of local community services and activities over an extended period of time. The Mayor of Waverley, John Wakefield, Deputy Mayor Dominic Wy Kanak, Councillor Marjorie O’Neill, Member for Coogee and Council’s General Manager Ross McLeod also attended the ceremony.

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The Mayor, John Wakefield said, “Peter and Audrey have dedicated themselves to serving the Waverley community through their work with Waverley Historical Society, Waverley Council Seniors Centre, Waverley Council Justice of the Peace service, citizenship ceremonies, ANZAC Day celebrations, Prince of Wales Hospital, Waverley War Memorial Hospital, Friends of Waverley Council, the Tramway Museum and Bronte Public School. The impact of their community work is significant and lasting.”

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